The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #41  
Old 10-23-2010, 03:43 AM
Humera's Avatar
Moderator Emeritus
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: , Canada
Posts: 7,810
Princess Astrid at the Parliament dinner: October 21, 2010
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #42  
Old 10-23-2010, 05:18 AM
Tilia C.'s Avatar
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: O, Germany
Posts: 4,834
Oh my..thanks for posting this! I have never seen such good pictures of the Vasa tiara! Usually there are only these wide shots of the Royals walking in from the Norwegian court. (Is there any chance you could post close-ups of the Queen and CP as well?)
The Vasa tiara is my favorite of Ps. Astrid's tiaras, although the turquoise tiara is not bad either.
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #43  
Old 10-23-2010, 05:34 AM
Her_Majesty's Avatar
Moderator Emeritus
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Posts: 8,587
The tiara is really beautiful. It's nice to see it ina close-up. Thanks alot for sharing, Humera!
__________________
Have a look at TRF Rules and FAQ



Reply With Quote
  #44  
Old 10-23-2010, 05:40 AM
Princess Robijn's Avatar
Moderator Emeritus
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: -, Netherlands
Posts: 2,915
Thanks Humera. I'm hoping we'll see Mette-Marit wear it in the future.
Reply With Quote
  #45  
Old 10-23-2010, 06:04 AM
Stefan's Avatar
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Esslingen, Germany
Posts: 3,827
It's really a beautiful tiara and the right size. Not to big and not to small. Unfortuanetly it get's most of the time lost in Pricness Astrid's grey hair and because she wears it lying back and not upright. Perhaps Princess Ingrid Alexandra get to wear it once she is 18 and given it has come then back to the main line.
Reply With Quote
  #46  
Old 10-23-2010, 11:35 AM
Maura724's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: St. Louis, United States
Posts: 775
Wow, that's really pretty! Love that tiara - suddenly one of my favorites. The necklace is very nice, too.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #47  
Old 10-24-2010, 01:32 AM
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Omaha, United States
Posts: 1,828
Cool

Thanks Humera! I agree the Vasa tiara is quite beautiful and I'm glad to see it close up. Stefan, you're right in that Princess Astrid doesn't do justice to the tiara's beauty.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #48  
Old 10-24-2010, 07:05 AM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: salzburg, Austria
Posts: 469
Who is the owner of the Vasa tiara? I don't think that I have seen it in the last years worn by Queen Sonja?
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #49  
Old 10-24-2010, 08:21 AM
Stefan's Avatar
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Esslingen, Germany
Posts: 3,827
Quote:
Originally Posted by countess felicitas View Post
Who is the owner of the Vasa tiara? I don't think that I have seen it in the last years worn by Queen Sonja?
It's owned by Princess Astrid but she statet once that after her death it will go back to the crown.
Reply With Quote
  #50  
Old 10-24-2010, 02:19 PM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: salzburg, Austria
Posts: 469
Thanks so much Stefan for your clarification. It is really a beautiful tiara. Good to know, that it will go back to the Norwegian RF one day.
Maybe we could do some photoshopping with CP Mette-Marit?
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #51  
Old 10-26-2010, 09:03 AM
Her_Majesty's Avatar
Moderator Emeritus
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Posts: 8,587
Salma, Humera; do you maybe have any more close-up pictures of either Astrid or Ragnhild wearing their tiaras?

It was great to see the Vasa Tiara and the golden Bandeau in close-ups. It would be great to see one of Ragnhild's tiaras in close-ups too.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Stefan
It's owned by Princess Astrid but she statet once that after her death it will go back to the crown.
What about Astrid's other tiaras?
The Turquoise Tiara and the golden Bandeau... will they also go back to the crown?
And what about Princess Ragnhild tiaras?
__________________
Have a look at TRF Rules and FAQ



Reply With Quote
  #52  
Old 10-26-2010, 09:18 AM
Stefan's Avatar
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Esslingen, Germany
Posts: 3,827

As far as i know from Astrid's tiara the turqiose tiara and the Vasa Tiara will come back, and from Princess Ragnhild the diamond tiara which earlier belonged to Queen Maud. But not 100% sure.
Reply With Quote
  #53  
Old 11-10-2010, 02:26 PM
Majesty
Royal Blogger
Picture of the Week team Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: ---, Portugal
Posts: 10,700
Quote:
Originally Posted by Her_Majesty View Post
Salma do you maybe have any more close-up pictures of either Astrid or Ragnhild wearing their tiaras?
Princess Astrid- Vasa Tiara
pic

Princess Ragnhild
pic
Reply With Quote
  #54  
Old 11-13-2010, 11:51 AM
Majesty
Royal Blogger
Picture of the Week team Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: ---, Portugal
Posts: 10,700
Quote:
Originally Posted by salma View Post
Princess Astrid.
Oct. 2010- State Visit from Switherland
tiara
More details her gold bandeau:
Pic
Pic
Reply With Quote
  #55  
Old 11-13-2010, 09:31 PM
SASSY's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Houston, United States
Posts: 550
pic

Princess Ragnhild
pic[/QUOTE]


It's so good to see a close-up of the Vassar tiara!
What I would love to see is a close-up of the first tiara P.Ragnhild is wearing...I think I read that the turqouise stones were originally on this tiara instead of the diamonds.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #56  
Old 11-14-2010, 01:01 AM
Maura724's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: St. Louis, United States
Posts: 775
Quote:
Originally Posted by salma View Post
More details her gold bandeau:
Pic
Pic
I love Astrid, but in the second set of pictures, where she has on the multi-jeweled bandeau, one or two necklaces, three royal portrait orders, her sash, a pin, and large earrings, I think she ends up looking a bit like a Christmas tree.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #57  
Old 11-14-2010, 11:54 AM
Majesty
Royal Blogger
Picture of the Week team Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: ---, Portugal
Posts: 10,700
Princess Astrid: Queen Maud's Turquoise Tiara
Pic
Pic1
Reply With Quote
  #58  
Old 11-14-2010, 12:10 PM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Heidelberg, Germany
Posts: 1,482
If there is one stone that doesn't look good in tiaras or any other jewellery for that matter, it's turquoise. I think it's because it doesn't "bling".
Though i love the structure of the tiara..
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #59  
Old 11-14-2010, 06:38 PM
Maura724's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: St. Louis, United States
Posts: 775
Agreed - pretty color but just not sparkly enough, especially for a tiara.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #60  
Old 11-15-2010, 11:29 AM
Majesty
Royal Blogger
Picture of the Week team Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: ---, Portugal
Posts: 10,700
I like the turquoise tiara, but is more beautiful the Empress Farah´s turquoise tiara.
__________________

Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
astrid, mrs. ferner, mrs. lorentzen, princess astrid, princess ragnhild, ragnhild


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Princess Ragnhild and family news and picture thread norwegianne Royal House of Norway 80 11-21-2016 03:06 AM
Princess Astrid Growing Up Wisnu Princess Astrid, Archduke Lorenz and Family 11 01-29-2010 01:22 AM




Popular Tags
austria birthday carl gustaf chris o'neill crown princess mary crown princess victoria current events denmark duchess of cambridge eveningwear duchess of cambridge gala dress earl of snowdon family general news general royal discussion hereditary grand duchess stéphanie hereditary grand duke guillaume infanta cristina infanta leonor infanta margarita infanta sofia iñaki urdangarín juan urdangarín king felipe king felipe vi king philippe king willem-alexander letizia liechtenstein monarchy morgan news nobel 2017 pregnancy prince alexander prince carl philip prince daniel prince felix prince gabriel prince harry prince nicholas prince oscar prince sebastian princess alexandra of luxembourg princess beatrice princess claire of luxembourg princess estelle princess leonore princess madeleine princess mary fashion princess of asturias princess sofia princess sofias hats princess sofia style princess victoria queen elizabeth ii queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen mathilde queen mathildes hats queen maxima queen silvia state visit stephanie sweden swedish royal family the duchess of cambridge fashion vatican victoria



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:03 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2018
Jelsoft Enterprises